Arden and Verna Anderson will celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary on August 23, 2013. Arden and Verna (Tegeler) were married August 23, 1963 at Newton Reformed Church, Erie, IL.
Arden and Verna reside in Chadwick, IL and have three children: Cyndi (Kregg) Farmer of Milledgeville, IL; Jody (Jim) Mertz of Chadwick, IL; and the late Valerie (Tommy) Hale of Dixon, IL. They have ten grandchildren: Caleb, Alayna, Micah, Jeanna, and Katryna Farmer; Haley McAuliffe and Ali Mertz; and Courtney, Stephanie, and Gable Hale.
An open house will be given by their children on Saturday, August 17th, 2013 at the First Lutheran Church of Chadwick from 1:00 – 4:00 pm in honor of their 50 treasured years together. Family and friends are welcome! Please omit gifts.
New Pastor Installation
Reverend Terry Komrska is the new pastor of the Chadwick Evangelical Free Church. The installation for Pastor Terry will be conducted on Sunday, August 4, 2013 at the Chadwick Evangelical Free Church, located at 134 Main Street in Chadwick, IL.
Pastor Terry heard the call to ministry in 1980 while serving in the United States Air Force. Since then, he has developed strong Bible teaching and preaching skills and has successfully designed, implemented, and directed ministries for children and youth, as well as establishing successful ministries among adults. He has also served as a counselor, written and directed many plays, and has played and sung in a number of musical groups and bands.
Pastor Terry holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Elmhurst College. He also holds a Masters of Divinity degree from Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon.
A full-time pastor since 1990, Pastor Terry’s passion is on helping people grasp the meaning of faith and to make it real in their everyday lives. Pastor Terry, his wife Tamera, and their daughter Jeana are glad to be back in Illinois.
Service will begin at 10 a.m. with hog roast and all the fixings to follow at the Chadwick Community/Legion Hall Building, located on corner of Route 40 and 3rd Street.
Open to community. Food provided by the Chadwick Evangelical Free Church.
Please join us between 10a.m.-2p.m. in welcoming Pastor Terry and wife Tamera Komrska.